Elisabeth Moss, Kerry Washington Cast in Psychological Thriller ‘Imperfect Women’ Series at Apple

In an exciting announcement for television series enthusiasts, Elisabeth Moss, acclaimed for her performance in “The Handmaid’s Tale”, and “Scandal” star Kerry Washington are scheduled to collaborate for a new show for Apple. The forthcoming series, an adaptation of Araminta Hall’s novel, “Imperfect Women”, has been directly commissioned by Apple following a competitive bidding war.

About “Imperfect Women”

Apple describes “Imperfect Women” as a distinctive and thought-provoking thriller that scrutinizes a crime which fractures a long-standing friendship among three women. The plot revolves around a complex mystery influenced by perspective, exploring themes of guilt and retribution, love and betrayal, and the unavoidable compromises that irrevocably transform our lives. The unraveling of the crime investigation reveals unexpected twists about the fluidity of close relationships over time.

An unconventional psychological thriller examining a crime that shatters the lives of a decades-long friendship of three women, “Imperfect Women” is a mystery complicated by perspective that explores guilt and retribution, love and betrayal, and the compromises we make that alter our lives irrevocably.

Official synopsis from Apple

Key Contributors

The series, a co-production venture between Disney’s 20th Television and Apple Studios, will be adapted by Annie Weisman, a successful alumna of “Physical”. Weisman will not only translate the novel to the screen, but will also serve as executive producer along with other distinguished producers such as Moss and Lindsey McManus from Love & Squalor Pictures, and Washington and her Simpson Street partner Pilar Savone. The author of “Imperfect Women”, Araminta Hall, is also set to join as executive producer.

Actor and Producer Perspectives

Weisman expressed her gratitude to Apple for entrusting her with the task of portraying complex, layered female characters. Moss and Washington were her top choices due to their incredible talent for storytelling and a deep understanding of the characters.

Moss voiced her immediate interest in the project due to the electrifying narrative of Hall’s novel. Collaborating with a talented actor and producer like Washington was the icing on the cake.

Washington echoed these sentiments, expressing her excitement at being able to work with Moss, whom she has admired for years as an actor and a path-breaking producer.

The Show’s Place in Apple’s Original Dramas

“Imperfect Women” will join an impressive line-up of Apple’s original dramas including shows like “The Morning Show”, “For All Mankind”, “Franklin”, “Masters of the Air”, “The New Look”, “Pachinko”, “Severance”, “Slow Horses”, and many others.

Wrapping Up

With a rich narrative of intrigue and complex emotional relationships, “Imperfect Women” promises to be a captivating watch for audience seeking well-made psychological thrillers. The collaboration of talented actors and experienced producers assures the potential for a dynamic, engaging series. For more engaging content and updates on the world of films and series, explore HitPlay.

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